Upcoming Talks and Events
What is Primal? What does Science say?
David McConnell | Lecture Room
Wed 4 Feb 2015, 6.30pm - 7.30pm.
David McConnell (Fellow Emeritus Smurfit Institute of Genetics, TCD) discusses primal events of the known universe and questions whether they can tell us anything about art and the creative impulses of artists. Book here
Archiving Performance: Collecting, Presenting and Mediating | Lecture Room
Fri 6 Feb 2015, 1.15pm - 2.00pm.
Jennifer Fitzgibbon (Art historian and NIVAL Administrator) examines issues with forming an archive of performance and how impermanent practices are documented, stored and presented for future use, with particular reference to the collections of the National Irish Visual Arts Library (NIVAL). Book here
Post Punk Reflections | Lecture Room
Wed 11 Feb 2015, 6.00pm - 7.00pm.
This discussion reflects on the musical energy and resistance of punk culture and its broader impact on the changing cultural and political conditions of 1970s to now. Popular culture, activism and Northern Irish politics and society will be explored. Book here
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Portraits from The David Kronn Collection, Butler Gallery, Kilkenny
Visit Current Exhibitions - all free
Primal Architecture Mike Kelley, Jeremy Deller, Conrad Shawcross, Kevin Atherton, Linder, Jesse Jones and Bedwyr Williams
IMMA Collection: Conversations
TROVE: Dorothy Cross selects from the National Collections. Sponsored by BNP Paribas.
Teresa Hubbard / Alexander Birchler: Sound Speed Marker.
Mobile Encounters: Documenting the Early Years of Performance Art in Ireland
Bundesarchiv, B 145 Bild-FO48646-0030. Photo: Wegmann, Ludwig I 19. June 1976 Duncan Campbell, Arbeit (video still), 2011 Courtesy of the artist and Rodeo, Istanbul/London
IMMA Limited Editions
IMMA creates a selection of strictly limited editions to coincide with many of the major exhibitions at IMMA. A great opportunity to own contemporary art at an affordable price tag, edition artists include Patrick Scott, Louis le Brocquy, Dorothy Cross, Linder, Gerard Byrne, Isobel Nolan and Isaac Julien. Browse the Collection.